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Upcoming Events in Chariton Iowa


January

1 Chili Bowl Shootout - Chili cookoff, dinner and basketball.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

February

13 - 16 Quilter's Shop Hop - Quilters hop from shop to shop to get quilt pieces.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

March

13 Donkey Basketball by Chariton Rotary - Participants attempt to play basketball while riding a donkey.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.chartionchamber.com

April

3 - 4 Redbud Days - Enjoy the blooming Redbud trees of Lucas County and Red Haw State Park. Kids fishing contest and other events.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

June

14 - 15 Quilts in Bloom - Quilt show.

Ph: 641-774-2116 (Always call and confirm events)

16 Chariton Garden Tour - The work of local master gardeners.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)

22 Chariton Citywide Garage Sales - Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)

3 Lucas County Museum Peanut Day - Family event at the Lucas County Museum.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)

July

4 Fourth of July Celebration - Shows, food, rides and family fun on the square.

Ph: 641-774-7777 (Always call and confirm events)

10 - 15 Lucas County Fair - Ph: 641-774-2016 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net

September

29 Cemetery Tour - Guided tour of selected sites in the Chariton Cemetery, by the Lucas County Historical Preservation Society.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

October

25 - 26 Pierce's Pumpkin Patch Festival - Pumpkins, costumes, food, Halloween decor and crafts for sale.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

9 Kid's Fall Carnival - Train rides, fun and games in your Halloween costume.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

November

16 Sisters Craft Show - At the Community Center.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

12 Holiday Open House - Lighted parade, live window displays, Miss Merry Christmas, Mr. St. Nick and Mr. and Mrs Santa Claus.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

December

14 Christmas Tour of Homes - Tour of decorated homes, open house and refreshments at the country club.

Ph: 641-774-4059 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: charitonchamber@iowatelecom.net
Web: www.charitonchamber.com

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Lucas County Historical Museum

Visit the 1900s home (which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places), an old schoolhouse and a church. Explore the 1800s barn and 1850 log cabin, and enjoy fresh-roasted peanuts during the annual Peanut Day and Cider Day celebrations.

Chariton, IA Museums

Belinda Toy and Antique Museum

Historic 1846 church has been transformed into a toy museum, with collections of airplanes, cars, tractors, dolls, trains, and tin and cast-iron toys.

Chariton, IA Museums

Lakeview Golf & Country Club

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 9
Reserve Advance Tee Times:

Chariton, IA Golf Courses

Things to do near Chariton, IA

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